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Now we know what happens to teens when you make pot legal – Washington Post



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Now we know what happens to teens when you make pot legal
Washington Post
Rates of marijuana use among Colorado's teenagers are essentially unchanged in the years since the state's voters legalized marijuana in 2012, new survey data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment shows. In 2015, 21 percent of ...
Colorado's Teen Marijuana Usage Dips after LegalizationScientific American
Marijuana Legalization 2016: Libertarian Gary Johnson Explains Why He Supports Legal PotInternational Business Times
Colorado Survey Finds Adolescent Marijuana Use Did Not Rise After LegalizationReason (blog)
The Denver Post -NewBostonPost (blog)
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No, legal weed is not ‘dumbing down’ the nation’s teens – Washington Post



Washington Post
No, legal weed is not 'dumbing down' the nation's teens
Washington Post
The marijuana policy landscape changed rapidly between 2002 and 2013. During that time, 13 states passed medical-marijuana laws, 10 states relaxed penalties for marijuana use, and Colorado and Washington became the first states to fully legalize ...

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Study: Legalizing medical marijuana hasn’t made US teens smoke more weed – Quartz



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Study: Legalizing medical marijuana hasn't made US teens smoke more weed
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By examining periodic survey results of teenagers in 8th, 10th and 12th grade in the 48 contiguous states from the Monitoring the Future study, the researchers found that the passage of medical marijuana laws had no significant effect on teenage usage.
Teens Don't Smoke More Pot After Medical Marijuana Laws Passed, Study FindsTIME
Medical marijuana laws don't influence teens to light up, study saysNJ.com
A huge new study finds that medical marijuana doesn't “send the wrong ...Washington Post (blog)
Forbes -Drug Policy Alliance (press release) (blog) -CBS News
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Legalized marijuana: effect on teens looms large in Oregon campaign – The Oregonian – OregonLive.com



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Legalized marijuana: effect on teens looms large in Oregon campaign
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Grace Ramstad, an incoming junior at Centennial High School, dismissed the idea that legalizing marijuana would increase teen use of the drug. "When people don't want to smoke weed, it's not really because it's illegal, it's for other issues," the ...
Democratic Party supports marijuana legalization, GMO labelingStatesman Journal
Campaigns for, against pot legalization heat upKOIN.com
Democratic Party of Oregon Endorses Marijuana Legalization InitiativeThe Daily Chronic
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Legalized marijuana: effect on teens looms large in Oregon campaign – The Oregonian – OregonLive.com



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Legalized marijuana: effect on teens looms large in Oregon campaign
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
Grace Ramstad, an incoming junior at Centennial High School, dismissed the idea that legalizing marijuana would increase teen use of the drug. "When people don't want to smoke weed, it's not really because it's illegal, it's for other issues," the ...
Fed Tax Money Supports Campaign Against Oregon's Marijuana LegalizationHuffington Post
Democratic Party supports marijuana legalization, GMO labelingStatesman Journal
Marijuana Legalization In Oregon Could Generate -5 Million In Taxes ...The Weed Blog (blog)
KOIN.com -The Daily Chronic
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Mayo Clinic: Teens with chronic pain should not use medical marijuana – CBS News



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Mayo Clinic: Teens with chronic pain should not use medical marijuana
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Teens with chronic pain should not be prescribed medical marijuana, according to the Mayo Clinic. Due to a lack of information on the risks and benefits of medical marijuana for adolescents, the Mayo Clinic is not recommending that youth be given pot ...
Medical Marijuana Not the Answer for Teens With Chronic Pain, Doctors SayScience Daily (press release)
Mayo Clinic commentary: Medical marijuana not for teensPost-Bulletin
Mayo Researchers Warn of Medical Marijuana Riskskstc45
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Does medical marijuana change how teens view the drug? – Boston Globe



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Does medical marijuana change how teens view the drug?
Boston Globe
When Sion Kim Harris, a Harvard Medical School substance abuse researcher, visits high school classes to talk about marijuana and other drugs, she does not hang up a “Just Say No” banner or talk about how a drug charge can stain a student's criminal ...
Ballot Question: Doctors, police oppose medical marijuanaMetroWest Daily News
Greener grass: Should Israel's policy on medical marijuana be replicated abroad?Haaretz

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Opponents of legalizing marijuana focus on risk to teens – Reuters



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Opponents of legalizing marijuana focus on risk to teens
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DENVER/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Opponents of legalizing marijuana in three western states are targeting mothers in a fight over ballot measures that for the first time could make recreational pot use legal in parts of the United States. "If people tell ...
Big pro-marijuana donors bypassing Oregon legalization measure for more ...OregonLive.com
US opponents of legalizing marijuana focus on risk to teensChicago Tribune
America's destructive war on marijuana: A drug dealer protects his turfThe Seattle Times
Steamboat Pilot & Today -Salon
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‘Diverted’ Medical Marijuana Use Common Among Teens: Study – Philadelphia Inquirer



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'Diverted' Medical Marijuana Use Common Among Teens: Study
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THURSDAY, Aug. 2 (HealthDay News) -- Among teens receiving treatment for substance abuse, many have used medical marijuana that was recommended for someone else, also known as "diverted" medical marijuana, a new study has found. The study ...
Congresswoman Barbara Lee Sponsors Legislation to End Federal Crackdown ...U.S. News & World Report
Medical marijuana dispensaries near schools ordered to closeColorado Springs Gazette
Medical Marijuana Dispensary Lottery Coming Tuesday, an...Phoenix New Times (blog)
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Case Study of Teens Using Synthetic Marijuana


The first-ever nationwide strike on the designer drug industry resulted in 90 arrests and the seizing of 5 million drug packets and more than million in cash, according to the US Drug Enforcement Administration. But emergency physicians still struggle to find out which substance the patients have ingested, and what's the best way to bring them back to baseline. Dr. Mohsen Saidinejad explains his findings, presented in a case study in the journal Pediatrics.

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